- Gospel Hip-Hop Artist Kirk Franklin To Be Captured On Film
Kirk Franklin has teamed with Lionsgate to produce an independent film based on his life.
- Tech N9ne Set To Drop Hip Hop Album
The album titled "Everready" is set to drop November 7th.
- Indie Hip Hop Gets Ringtone Download Service
New ringtone company based out of Atlanta is targeting independent hip hop artists.
- New Bay Area Hip Hop Talent Featured
The all new full-length album by Beeda Weeda is titled "Turfology 101" and is set to be released on August 29th.
- Indie Hip Hop Artists Get New Revenue Opportunity
Leading indie music provider for content creators will allow CD Baby artists to be made available through Pump Audio.
- Unsigned Hip Hop Talent Urged To Perform
Radio show, Shine, hosted by DJ Furious Syles will be searching for upcoming talent.
- Hip Hop Don Mega Ice Cube Ranks High On The Billboard
Rap mogul Ice Cube's debut independent CD release made an impressive first week on various Billboard charts including #2 on the Hip Hop/R&B chart.
- Rapper Brother Maniac Presents Hip Hop Palooza 2006
The event is designed to allow exposure to indie rap and hip hop artists from Washington, DC, Philadelphia, PA, New York, NY and Atlanta, GA.
- AaronBeats To Help Emerging Hip Hop Rap Artists
His goal is to help 10 or more artists sell 100,000 CDs independently or land a major record deal.
- Hip Hop Artists Invited To Enter Indie Artist Showcase
Submit your demo CD for a chance to win many prizes including a $7,000 gift certificate.
- Monique Woods Wins Atlanta Hip Hop Film Festival Award
The film Monique Woods created features Bun B, David Banner, Chamillionaire, Common, Saul Williams and more.
- Indie Artist "Kazy" Wins Scarface Hip Hop Talent Search
The song "Choke" by artist "Kazy" has won him the top spot for the video game soundtrack contest.
- Audition Radio Invites Indie Hip Hop & Rap Artists
Mr. Michael Jonzun, as show host, is a record breaking ground for not only Solo Unsigned Artists, but Newly Signed Artists (2 yrs. or less), bands, and choirs as well.
- Digital Delivery Made Simple For Indie Hip Hop Labels
Web-based delivery system allows artists and labels to make their music available to programmers from Clear Channel, Sirius Radio, Live 365 and KROQ in Los Angeles.
- Redrock Hip Hop Group Markets Behind Bars
Currently incarcerated rap duo members 80 and Wax are still building a buzz on the street.
- Internet Contest Celebrates Indie Hip Hop Music
BreakThru Radio kicks off media expansion into video with listener contest.
- Digital Downloads Offer Sucess For Indie Artists
With the help of services like BurnLounge, indie artists like "Ball in the House."
- West Coast Indie Rap Artist Killed At McDonald's
Known as "Mac" of the West Coast Head Bustas, the rapper was shot and killed last Friday at a fast food drive-through.
- Indie Rap Artists Invited To Join The Public Revolution
The Public Revolution is set designed to showcase indie artists work to the public.
- Hip Hop Horror Indie Film To Debut In NYC
Independent film titled "Golddigger Killer" has won Best Narrative Feature and will be screened in NY.
- Independent Online Distribution Alliance And Verizon Wireless Team Up
Leading wireless service provider Verizon Wireless has made a big step to help make independent online distribution easier.
- Ice Cube Launches Label and Tour Dates
Rapper readies his 7th album titled "Laugh Now, Cry Later" on his own independent label.
- Minus P Sues New Line Cinema
Minus says independent rappers cannot afford to give up the rights to their music in movies.
- Rockwilder Offers To 'Give Back'